Bridges4Kids

Where to Find Help

For a Child in Michigan

For our map of counties, click here.

More Resources and Information for Michigan & the United States

  • Click here to submit a resource for your county.

  • Find your Local United Way -  click here.  United Ways bring communities together to focus on the most important needs in the community -- building partnerships, forging consensus and leveraging resources to make a measurable difference.

  • Find your local library by using the Michigan Library's Online Directory - click here.

    The online directory contains the most up to date information we have for approximately 2000 libraries and library related organizations.

  • Where to find help for a child in the United States - click here.

  • Michigan Child Abuse & Neglect (CAN) Council Contacts - click here (pdf). (updated 7-1-04)

  • Find Your Local Michigan School Health Coordinator - click here.

    A network of 26 regional School Health Coordinators is responsible for the implementation of coordinated school health programs in the state of Michigan. If you reside in Michigan and would like more information about implementation in your area please contact your local coordinator.

  • Advocacy Organizations for Children with Disabilities: Advocacy Organizations A-Z

  • Find your local Michigan WIC office - click here.

  • Find Your Local Special Olympics Program in Michigan - click here.

  • Find Your Easter Seals Chapter in Michigan - click here.

  • Find Your Local Gymboree Play & Music Program - click here.

  • Find Your Local Justice in Mental Health Organization (JIMHO) Drop-in Center in Michigan (listed by city) - click here. JIMHO Drop-in Centers are places for unstructured socialization and recreation without fear of rejection and stigmatization faced so often by mental health consumers in the community. Some offer shopping trips in the community, rent-a-video day, bingo, crafts, tennis, driving range, air hockey and foosball tournaments and more!

  • THIRDlevel Crisis Center (North. MI)
    Phone: 800-442-7315
    Web: www.thirdlevel.org
    24 Hr. hotline for youth and parents in counties from Clare north to the Mackinac Bridge dealing with mental health, runaway, conflict, and homeless issues. Also provides mediation, and free legal services.

 

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